Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery, Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada


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Latitude: 43.4642578, Longitude: -80.5204096
Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery

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In 1900 there were 100 members; in 1925, 165; in 1950, 290; in 1965, 298; in 1975, 269; in 1985, 292; in 1995, 321; in 2000, 314. The congregation has been affiliated with the Mennonite Conference of Ontario and Quebec (1851-1988), the Mennonite Church (1898-), the Mennonite Conference of Eastern Canada (1988-) and Mennonite Church Canada (1995-). The language of worship is English; the transition from German occurred in the first decade of 21-Nov-2005 The congregation began services in 1837, and formally organized in 1851. The first building was occupied in 1851, with subsequent building programs in 1902, 1950 and 1980. David Eby is considered the founding leader of the group. The congregation originated through immigration from Pennsylvania. The early settlers included David Eby, Jonas Bingeman and Samuel Schantz.

Pastoral Leaders who served the David Eby/Erb St. Mennonite congregation, have included: Jacob M. Oberholtzer (1840-1879), Elias Schneider (1874-1889), Jonas Snider (1892, Bishop, 1895-1944), Noah Hunsberger (1900-1920, 1923-1929), Newton S. Weber (1921-1923), Jesse B. Martin (1929, Bishop 1947-1964), Milton Schwartzentruber (1964-1970), Galen Johns (1970-1976), (Doug Snyder, Interim, 1977), Wilmer Martin (1977-1991), Richard Yordy (Interim, 1992/1993), Renee Sauder (1993-2003), Allan Rudy-Froese (

Two long-serving deacons were Noah Weber (1908-1948) and Clare Shantz (1948-1980-).


Cemetery Photos

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1
Allen Cressman and Mary Ann Eby
Allen Cressman and Mary Ann Eby
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2
Alpheus 'Alf' Eby
Alpheus "Alf" Eby
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3
Clayton Eby and Nellie Bricknell
Clayton Eby and Nellie Bricknell
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4
Cyrus Eby and Maria Buehler
Cyrus Eby and Maria Buehler
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5
Eldon W Eby and Emma Unknown
Eldon W Eby and Emma Unknown
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6
Samuel Eby and Catherine Roth
Samuel Eby and Catherine Roth
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All Burials

   Last Name, Given Name(s)   Buried   Person ID   Tree 
1. Bricknell, Nellie Laura   Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location I8177746164 Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family  
2. Buehler, Maria   Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location I524047623 Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family  
3. Cressman, Allen   Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location I644954786 Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family  
4. Eby, Alpheus B   Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location I644954940 Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family  
5. Eby, Clayton   Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location I8177746088 Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family  
6. Eby, Cyrus   Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location I524047621 Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family  
7. Eby, David B II   Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location I524047570 Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family  
8. Eby, Eldon W   Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location I644954789 Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family  
9. Eby, Johannah B   Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location I645442256 Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family  
10. Eby, Mary Ann   Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location I524048843 Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family  
11. Eby, Samuel B   Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location I644954933 Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family  
12. Lichty, Oliver M   Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location I645449854 Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family  
13. Roth, Catherine   Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location I644954934 Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family  
14. Unknown, Emma L   Erb St Mennonite Church Cemetery Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location I644954790 Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family  
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